A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
A minute-by-minute account, on both sides of the Pacific, leading up to the surprise attack on the U.S. fleet at Pearl Harbor.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.